Her caregiver told SowetanLIVE's sister publication TimesLIVE that it was at this point that a woman behind them in the queue yelled: “Shut up, this is my grandma. I don’t have a granny, and my mom is dead. Please let me adopt you as mine. It would be my honour to pay."
“We didn’t even know her,” said Mduba.
The old woman protested between her sobbing, but eventually surrendered.
The good Samaritan's name is Thenda from Bredasdorp.
“When I called my grandma this morning she was in high spirits and said she just got off a call with my new cousin, so she has pretty much become a new part of our family.
“I have a new cousin and my nanna has food,” Campey said.